Iberdrola USA Engineer - Gas Engineering (RGE 59999) Rochester NY in Rochester, New York

Company

Business and Department

RGE-NY-Scottsville Road Rochester,NY

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Scope of Work - Main duties, settings, geography, reporting relationships, other relationships:

  • Analyzes and recommends distribution and transmission system infrastructure improvements and replacements to serve new and existing load and customers.

  • Develops short and long-term plans for distribution and transmission systems including regulator and gate stations to meet safety and reliability needs.

  • Maintains and updates gate station, regulator station, and primary valve records and makes recommendations for replacements and improvements.

  • Maintains and updates the gas hydraulic models.

  • Supports Gas Design including specification of gate and regulator station equipment. Supports Gas Field Operations, Energy Control Center, Gas Supply and Customer Service.

  • Applies company, industry, local, state, national codes, tariffs, and standards, and ensures compliance with regulatory requirements.

  • Provides engineering expertise for the planning, design, operation, and maintenance of the distribution and transmission systems.

  • Interacts with customers, developers, municipalities and agencies.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Scope of work - range of responsibilities):

  1. Interfaces with and supports Marketing and Economic Development for addition of new load and customers.Performs engineering analyses of the gas distribution systems to serve new customer loads and develops

infrastructure improvements to increase system reliability and safety. Develops short and long-term plans to meet system needs. Plans include development of cost and capital budget support including economic studies and models. (25%,P)

  1. Interfaces with Gas Design and Operations to develop projects that replace existing infrastructure, both pipe and regulator stations. Performs engineering analyses of the gas distribution systems to serve existing customer loads and develop infrastructure replacements to increase system reliability and safety and meet regulatory requirements. Develops short and long-term plans to meet these system requirements. Plans include development of cost and capital budget support including economic studies and models. (25%,P)

  2. Supports, updates and maintains gas system planning tools including: gate and regulator station data, valve data, Gas System Planning Manual, and gas hydraulic models. (20%,S)

  3. Interfaces with and supports Gas Design, Operations and Supply providing engineering expertise for theplanning, design, operation and maintenance of the distribution and transmission systems including gate and regulator stations. (10%, S)

  4. Applies appropriate codes, regulations, polices, and procedures. Interfaces with customers, developers, municipalities and agencies. (15%,S)

  5. Assists on more complex projects.(5%,S)

Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Education & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience required.

  • Experience in piping design, metering and regulating principles.

  • Knowledge of corrosion control techniques, gas system construction practices, underground pipe locating, map reading, and blue print reading.

  • Knowledge of state and federal pipeline safety regulations.

Certifications:

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • EIT or PE license desirable.

Skills/Abilities:

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Able to multi-task.

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status. If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply to positions, you may request a reasonableaccommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 833-246-6347 or by emailing us at careers@avangrid.com.

Company: Rochester Gas and Electric Corp (RGE)

Department: Business Networks Group

Job Title: Engineer – Gas Engineer (RGE)

Reports to: Manager – Gas Engineering

Location: Rochester and Kirkwood NY

Cross Company Responsibility: YES

REFERENCE: 5090932700

Publication date: 02.04.2018